Corporate entry Simpson Holdings Limited (1853 - 1986)
North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
- Manufacturing industry
- North Adelaide, South Australia
Simpson Holdings Limited was established in 1853 as a holding company for subsidiaries. Services undertaken by the company and its subsidiaries included the manufacture and distribution of domestic appliances, electric motors and kitchen cupboards. Simpsons Holdings Ltd. in conjunction with BHP Coated Products Division produced the renowned Tucker Box freezer which gained a design award. In 1986 the company was taken over by Email Limited.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_s.html. Details
Created: 6 September 2001, Last modified: 4 February 2010
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